Welcome to Rockbridge County Schools
2893 Collierstown Road • Lexington, VA  24450• Phone:  (540) 463-7386 • FAX:  (540) 463-7823
   
Home
Schools
School Board
Information
Departments
Contact Us
 
DEPARTMENTS
SPECIAL EDUCATION
   
TWILA BROWN - DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
CINDY LUCK - SECRETARY FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION
TAMARA CUMMINS - DIVISION PSYCHOLOGIST
KATHERINE RILEY - HOMELESS LIAISON (McKINNEY-VENTO)/SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER
 
Phone:  (540) 463-7386
FAX:  (540) 463-7823
 
-- SPECIAL EDUCATION RESOURCES --
Rockbridge County Schools are committed to providing all children with opportunities to benefit from a public school education. Special education programs and services are available to county residents who have children with special needs and qualify for support. Services are designed to meet those needs and to provide educational opportunity in the general curriculum to the extent possible.

Age of eligibility for services includes those students whose second birthday falls on or before September 30, and who have not reached their 22nd.  birthday on or before September 30 (two to 21, inclusive).  

Services are provided to students in the following disability categories as defined by federal and state law: autism, deaf-blindness, deafness, developmental delay, emotional disability, hearing impairment, intellectual disability, multiple disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, specific learning disability, speech or language impairment, traumatic brain injury, or visual impairment including blindness.
   
Services for Students Identified as Hearing or Visually Impaired
Your Family's Special Education Rights - Virginia Procedural Safeguards (English)
Your Family's Special Education Rights - Virginia Procedural Safeguards (Spanish)
Child Find - A process of locating, identifying, and evaluating children with disabilities
Child Study Team Process - Timelines/Process beginning with referral for assistance
Special Education Cycle - Timelines/Process beginning with referral for special education evaluation
   
Advisory Council - The Rockbridge Area Special Education Advisory Council (RASEAC) serves the schools divisions of Rockbridge County, Lexington City, and Buena Vista City
RASEAC By-Laws
RASEAC Brochure
 
 

Search Site | Contact RCS | Site Problems | Privacy Policy

Declaration of Non-Discrimination: Rockbridge County Schools offer all programs and activities free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability or gender. Grievance procedures for any forms of discrimination are published in the Rockbridge County Policy Manual located in the public library, in each school and the school board office. Specific complaints under Title IX should be sent to the Assistant Superintendent; Section 504 complaints regarding discrimination should be sent to the Director of Special Education; all other discrimination complaints should be sent to the Superintendent. These persons may be reached at the Rockbridge County Schools Administrative Offices, 2893 Collierstown Road, Lexington, VA 24450, or by calling (540) 463-7386.